Wednesday, April 14, 2010

U.S. Trade Volume Increases 20% from Last April

International trade data from yesterday's trade BEA report show that total U.S. trade (exports + imports) has increased 20% from the April 2009 low of $271.7 billion to $326 billion in February, the highest volume since December 2008. From their 2009 lows, imports have increased by 22.6% and exports by 17.7%.

3 Comments:

At 4/14/2010 8:29 AM, Blogger Michael said...

Looks like we have a flat line there. Better break out the 100 billion dollar check book.

 
At 4/14/2010 8:44 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Buying more stuff from people we already can't pay with money we don't have.....turn on the printing presses!

 
At 4/14/2010 5:44 PM, Blogger grant said...

Isn't the devalued and devaluing U.S. dollar theb main reason for the increase in exports

 

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